Upper Saint Clair High School

1825 Mclaughlin Run Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Upper Saint Clair High School serves 1,398 students in grades 9-12.
Upper Saint Clair High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 94% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Upper Saint Clair High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Upper Saint Clair High School's student population of 1,398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

Upper Saint Clair High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Upper Saint Clair High School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 2820 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.280.53
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Graduation Rate
97%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUpper Saint Clair School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Upper Saint Clair High School is Bethel Park High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Couch Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethel Memorial Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bethel Park Bethel Memorial Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 326 students
    1.1 miles
    3301 S Park Rd
    Bethel Park, PA 15102
    (412) 854-8506
    1.1 K-4 326
  • Pittsburgh Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 475 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Warwick Dr
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600
    1.1 K-4 475
  • Pittsburgh Baker Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 380 students
    1.3 miles
    2300 Morton Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600
    1.3 K-4 380
  • Pittsburgh Streams Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 503 students
    1.3 miles
    1560 Ashlawn Dr
    Pittsburgh, PA 15241
    (412) 833-1600
    1.3 K-4 503
  • Bethel Park Bethel Park High School Math: 74% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,497 student
    1.5 miles
    309 Church Rd
    Bethel Park, PA 15102
    (412) 854-8581
    1.5 9-12 1,497

School Reviews

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A wonderful school system with many outstanding opportunities. Lightyears ahead of most. Is competitive and demanding as is the community. Best years of our family's lives were spent there.
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